A factory fire in Cambridge seems to be causing odours in Guelph.
Guelph, Ont., November 17, 2017 – Guelph’s firefighters are collecting toys for The Salvation Army as part of their annual Ch… Continue reading Guelph firefighters collecting toys at fire stations
Guelph, Ont., October 6, 2017 – The Guelph Fire Department is hosting its annual Fire Prevention Day on Saturday, October 14… Continue reading Learn about fire safety on October 14
September 28, 2017 Under the authority of the City of Guelph’s Fireworks Bylaw (1993)–14362, an exemption has been granted to… Continue reading Notice: Fireworks bylaw exemption – University of Guelph
Left, Deputy CAO Public Services Colleen Clack, Guelph Fire Chief John Osborne, Chief Steven Westerman, chair of the Commissi… Continue reading Guelph Fire Department maintains accreditation status
Guelph, Ont., Thursday, April 13, 2017 – Today, Fire Chief John Osborne announced the selection of Steven Goode as the City’s… Continue reading City welcomes Steven Goode as deputy chief of Operations
Guelph, Ont., March 6, 2017 — On February 21, 2017, the City of Guelph received the board’s decision on the interest arbitrat… Continue reading City asks for a judicial review on fire interest arbitration award
Guelph, Ont., Wednesday, December 7, 2016 – For more than 40 years, Guelph’s firefighters have volunteered their time to dist… Continue reading Guelph firefighters collecting toys at fire stations
Guelph, Ont., November 3, 2016 – On Monday, November 7, the Guelph Fire Department will recognize local residents Donie Fogar… Continue reading Guelph Fire recognizes two community members for bravery
Guelph, Ont., Wednesday, October 5 – The Guelph Fire Department is hosting its annual Fire Prevention Day on Saturday, Octobe… Continue reading Fire Prevention Day in Guelph is October 15
The City and the Guelph Professional Firefighters Association head into interest arbitration. Arbitration hearing is open to the public.
Outdoor, recreational fires not allowed in Guelph Guelph, Ont., July 5, 2016 – In the interest of public safety, the Guelph F… Continue reading Guelph Fire asks residents to use caution if cooking outdoors
Guelph, Ont., May 4, 2016 – Tomorrow, the Guelph Fire Department will recognize two local individuals for their efforts in pr… Continue reading Guelph Fire recognizes two community members for fire safety efforts
Guelph, Ont., November 19, 2015 – Today, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Derrick Thomson announced the selection of Andy… Continue reading Seasoned fire and EMS leader comes to Guelph as interim fire chief
Guelph, Ont., November 19 – The City and the Guelph Professional Firefighters’ Association (GPFFA) will resume contract discu… Continue reading Arbitration dates set for City and Guelph firefighters’ contract negotiations
The Guelph Fire Department is hosting its annual Fire Prevention Day on Saturday, October 10, 2015.
Guelph, ON, September 22, 2015 – The West End Community Centre has reopened and all programs are running as usual following a… Continue reading West End Community Centre reopens following temporary evacuation
Guelph Fire Department deems facility safe to reopen Guelph, ON, August 12 – Eight City employees have been released from Gue… Continue reading City’s recycling facility employees released from hospital
Unknown substance on sorting line prompts closure Guelph, ON, August 12 – The City’s recycling facility—the Material Recovery… Continue reading City temporarily closes recycling facility
Guelph, ON, June 30, 2015 – The Guelph Fire Department is reminding residents, landlords, and business owners to know and und… Continue reading Guelph Fire reminds residents, landlords, business owners about fire code compliance
Guelph, ON, May 12, 2015 – After seven negotiation meetings between the City of Guelph and the Guelph Professional Firefighte… Continue reading City and Guelph Professional Firefighters’ Association file for conciliation
Guelph, ON, May 11, 2015—The City of Guelph and the Guelph Professional Firefighters’ Association (GPFFA) met today, and will… Continue reading City and firefighters continue negotiations May 12
Guelph, ON, February 23, 2015 – The City of Guelph and the Guelph Professional Firefighters’ Association (GPFFA) are set to b… Continue reading City and firefighters begin contract negotiations February 27
During this evening’s City Council meeting, Guelph Mayor Cam Guthrie issued the following statement: “Earlier this evening, C… Continue reading Mayor’s Statement: negotiating with Guelph firefighters’ union
Guelph, On, December 8, 2014 – On Saturday, December 13, the City’s police, firefighters and paramedics will be collecting no… Continue reading Third annual ‘Stuff an Ambulance’ event happening December 13
CO alarms now mandatory in all homes October 14, 2014 — Ontario is taking another step to keep families and homes in Ontario… Continue reading Keeping Ontarians safe from carbon monoxide
Guelph, On, September 30, 2014 – The Guelph Fire Department is hosting its annual Fire Prevention Day on Saturday, October 4.… Continue reading Fire Prevention Day in Guelph is October 4
As the GFD continues its quest for quality improvement, we are in the process of renewing our five year community-driven strategic plan to guide operational improvements and enhance how the services are provided throughout the community. We need your help. Please take the time to complete this survey. Y
Guelph, On, May 13, 2014 – The Guelph Fire Department is asking residents to avoid using Silvercreek Park while they continue… Continue reading Residents urged to avoid Silvercreek Park while fire crews battle nearby house fire
Guelph, On, April 15, 2014 – This afternoon the City and the Guelph Professional Firefighters Association (GPFFA) reached a t… Continue reading City and GPFFA reach tentative agreement
Guelph, On, February 19, 2014 – The Guelph Fire Department is partnering with TVOKids and the Ontario Office of the Fire Mars… Continue reading Guelph Fire wants all families to “Push the Button!”
Guelph, On, February 7, 2014 – The Guelph Fire Department is asking residents to remove snow from exterior vents connected to… Continue reading Guelph Fire asks residents to clear snow from exterior vents
The following media release was first issued on January 25, 2014 by Guelph Police Service and the Guelph Fire Department. On… Continue reading House fire at 2 Deerpath Drive
Guelph, On, January 15, 2014 – The Guelph Fire Department is urging people to use caution when disposing of cigarettes, match… Continue reading Fire department urges caution when disposing of cigarettes
Guelph, ON, December 5, 2013 – Tomorrow, Friday, December 6, the Guelph Fire Department will participate in a hazardous mater… Continue reading Guelph Fire participating in hazmat training Friday
The Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management has asked that we remind community members to check serial numbers of their dishwashers after a recent fire investigation revealed the cause of the fire to be an electrical failure within the dishwasher, a product that had been recalled in 2010. The occupant was seriously injured as a result of the incident.
Guelph, On, November 8, 2013 – Thanks to a new call processing system being piloted in Guelph, the City’s Emergency Services… Continue reading New dispatch system shortens processing time of medical calls
Guelph, On, October 8, 2013 – Unattended cooking is the number one cause of residential fires in Ontario and according to the… Continue reading Guelph Fire emphasizes safe cooking during Fire Prevention Week
Guelph, On, July 19, 2013 – The Guelph Fire Department is reminding residents that outdoor fireplaces, fire pits, and chimine… Continue reading Outdoor, recreational fires not permitted within Guelph city limits
Earlier today the City of Guelph decided to file for interest arbitration with regards to the collective bargaining agreement with the Guelph Professional Fire Fighters Association (GPFFA), the union representing its 165 fire department employees.
Guelph, On, May 21, 2013 – The Guelph Fire Department is testing a new product called Mark-A-Hydrant that makes it easier for… Continue reading Reflective markers make it easier for firefighters to see hydrants at night
Guelph, ON, April 26 — The City and the Guelph Professional Fire Fighters Association (GPFFA) bargaining teams have met nine… Continue reading Statement from The City of Guelph: Collective bargaining between the City and GPFFA update
To prevent a tragic fire from happening in our community, such as the one that recently claimed the lives of four people in East Gwillimbury, Guelph Fire Chief Shawn Armstrong is urging residents to have working smoke alarms in their homes.
The City of Guelph and the Guelph Professional Fire Fighters Association (GPFFA) begin collective bargaining tomorrow.
GUELPH,ON. On Nov 17, 2012 at approximately 07:18:00 hours the Guelph Fire Department responded to a reported house fire… Continue reading Fire at 17 Clive Avenue
Fire Prevention Week is October 7 to 13 GUELPH, ON, October 2, 2012 – If a fire breaks out in your home, you may only have mi… Continue reading Guelph Fire Department urges residents to “have 2 ways out”
GUELPH, ON, August 28, 2012 – On Thursday, August 23, Guelph Emergency Services responded to an apartment fire in a penthouse… Continue reading Guelph Emergency Services and community agencies support displaced residents of apartment fire
GUELPH, ON, Friday, June 22 – The Guelph Fire Department will start its Voluntary Home Inspection program this Sunday, June 2… Continue reading Guelph Fire Department’s Voluntary Home Inspection program to begin Sunday